Grade Level: 6-8
Lesson Time: Less Than 30 Minutes
NEAR Shoemaker (Asteroids)
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Short Description: Mathematics problems based on images of the asteroid Eros. Problems include finding different measurements.
Why We Chose This Lesson
This lesson was chosen for its quality and potential alignment to Next Generation Science Standards.
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Disciplinary Core Ideas
- ESS1: Earth's Place in the Universe
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- 5-Using mathematics and computational thinking
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- 3-Scale, proportion and quantity
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